BTS has paved the way again by breaking a historic sales record!

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On July 3 (JST), BTS dropped their 10th Japanese single, “Lights/Boy With Luv”. Following its release, the song immediately worldwide and racked up millions of streams. The music video alone has gained 15+ million views in just two days!

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It has earned over 467,000 points on Japan’s Oricon Chart for Daily Singles, which is 140,000 points higher than its Japanese predecessor, “FAKE LOVE/Airplane Pt. 2”.

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The song’s preorder sales are even more impressive. “Lights” sold 1 million preorders, breaking Celine Dion‘s 1995 record in Japan. Her song, “To Love You More” wore this crown for 24 years!

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“24” seems to be BTS’s lucky number. Last month, they broke another 24-year-old previous sales record held by Kim Gun-mo!

BTS Is The First Artist To Break This Guinness World Record In 24 Years